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Published Monday, October 7, 2019

Palm Beach County's life science industry has attracted FloraScentials, a startup developing innovative product lines for the floral industry, ultimately restoring the fragrance of cut flowers that have lost their scent. After working with the Business Development Board, Palm Beach County's official economic development organization, the company plans to employ up to 10 people and create a capital investment of $1.8 million by the end of 2020. Moving to West Palm Beach from St. Louis, the new site will be in close proximity to Palm Beach Wholesale Florists that will provide cut flowers for FloraScentials’ product development activities.

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Published Friday, October 4, 2019

Eight months after successfully courting Beacon Pharmaceutical to town, Jupiter Town Council members are expected to vote Thursday on the bioscience company’s plans for a research, development and production facility on Indiantown Road.

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Published Thursday, October 3, 2019

October 2019, PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL - What do Rocket Engines, Arcade Games, Sugar, Biofuel, and Microalgae have in common? They're all made in Palm Beach County’s advanced manufacturing industry. In honor of Florida Governor DeSantis declaring October as “Manufacturing Month”, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is proud to showcase the diverse industry sector. In fact, there are over 20,900 manufacturing jobs in Palm Beach County with average earnings of $76,179.

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Published Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Scripps Florida aims to invest $15 million in a set of microscopes that freeze molecules, a process that gives scientists a clear view of tiny particles.

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Published Monday, September 30, 2019

The launch of the Florida campus of Scripps Research has produced an economic impact of $3 billion since the nonprofit biomedical institute opened an East Coast branch 15 years ago, Scripps Research Executive Vice President Douglas A. Bingham announced Monday.

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Published Thursday, September 26, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) completed its fiscal year with the growth of 34 companies that have either relocated to or expanded in Palm Beach County. All 34 companies have one thing in common: they have relocated or expanded using the BDB’s economic development services. 

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Published Thursday, September 26, 2019

This year, more than 10 life science companies have relocated to or expanded in Palm Beach County, creating more than 500 high salary jobs. Here's a recap of the BDB's 2018-2019 fiscal year. 

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Published Thursday, August 29, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that Strides Pharma, one of the world's largest manufacturers of soft gelatin capsules (SGC), has acquired Micelle BioPharma located in Riviera Beach.

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Investors

#1 Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America Bank United Baptist Health South Florida
Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A. CareerSource Centennial Bank DePuy Synthes Power Tools, a Johnson & Johnson Company Equestrian Center
Florida Crystals Corporation FPL Greenberg Traurig Gunster Hardrives, Inc.
HCA Palm Beach Hospitals Hedrick Brothers Construction Hospital for Special Surgery J.C. White JP Morgan Chase
LRP Publications Martens Group Minto Communities, LLC NCCI Nova Southeastern University
Palm Beach Aggregates, LLC Palm Beach Park of Commerce PNC Bank Pratt & Whitney (A United Technologies Company) Raymond James Financial Services/Boynton Financial Group, Inc.
RSM South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine South Florida Business Journal Stiles-Nicholson Foundation TD Bank
Tortoise Properties Wells Fargo & Company Wexford Capital